Economics Explains Discrimination in the Labour Market

By
Unknown author
(2011)

Discrimination in the labour market exists in many forms: the ‘glass ceiling’, ageism, racism, etc. This unit will help you look at this problem with a new perspective: through economics. You will learn how economists have tried to understand what drives this distortion of the labour market and why women and the ethnic minorities seem to suffer the most.

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The Open University (OUUK)

DOER Persistent Identifier: http://doer.col.org/handle/123456789/88